02/06/2012 03:09 pm ET | Updated Dec 09, 2013

Breakfast Pastry Recipes: Croissants, Danishes And More (PHOTOS)

We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but have you ever realized that it's also the best meal? It's true that lunch and dinner include favorites such as mac and cheese, french fries and burgers, but breakfast is the only meal of the day where it's completely acceptable to have dessert as your main course.

Let's be honest here, croissants, danishes and pinwheels are essentially dessert. How can you not love a meal where you can eat just the equivalent of a piece of cake and no one bats an eyelash?

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